Montreal City Explorer
Experience the highlights of Montreal as well as its fascinating historical sites, and discover all of the charming characteristics this chic city has to offer. Your tour guide will show you around one of the world’s largest French speaking cities with stops at Montreal’s most captivating attractions.
Enjoy a journey through time as you visit Old Montréal, nestled between the scenic St. Lawrence seaway and the downtown skyscrapers. Founded in 1642, this old town is a main attraction for visitors and locals alike, with its many quaint boutiques and restaurants. It is in this part of the city where you will find the Notre-Dame-Basilica. Built in 1824, this church is amidst the most impressive landmarks in the world.
Next see the impressive Olympic Stadium. Created for the Summer Olympic Games in 1976, it is truly an architectural masterpiece. Its tower, integrated into the base, is the tallest inclined in the world, at 165m. Next see the Mount Royal Park Lookout with an impressive view of the city below before viewing Saint Joseph’s Oratory, an Italian Renaissance style basilica. Its founder, Brother André had performed many miracles here in the early 1900’s and still today, the basilica draws millions of visitors. Brother André was canonized in 2010 by Pope Benedict XVI.
Enjoy all these highlights and more as you cruise the city in a comfortable coach.